Celebrate locally brewed beer with the Minnesota Craft Brewer’s Guild this winter. Sample the wares of over 90 breweries in a festive party atmosphere, pair your unlimited samples with specially crafted small plates and enjoy live entertainment. Ages 21 and up. Read more about Winterfest
Food & Drink
Hosting a party for family or friends this holiday season? Prepare ahead of time by learning how to make quick holiday appetizers. Cutco Kitchen is hosting a free event where guests will use Cutco Paring Knives to prepare festive treats. Read more about Quick Holiday Appetizer
You don’t have to be a runner to enjoy this event! The Minnesota Brewery Running Series is hosting a dash between Bauhaus Brew Labs and 612Brew. The run only lasts a few blocks, and you’re invited to take your time getting from one brewery to the other. All are invited to participate, but to enjoy the beer you must be 21 and up. Read more about 0.5K Winter Beer Dash
'Tis the season to shop, give, and be inspired.
Join us at our FIRST annual Haute Holiday Market! Sip on a relaxing beverage and shop local products created by some of the best and most talented Minnesota makers.
Designer gift-wrapping on location, along with spaces bedazzled in current, on-trend holiday styles to bring back to your own home.
FREE gift wrap when you bring a donation for the Women's Advocates shelter! Read more about Haute Holiday Market @ Haute House Studio
Gather with family and friends at Pinstripes and enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne, party favors, and live music! Our regular menu will be available for dining, and both the bowling lanes and bocce courts will be open as the New Year ‘rolls’ in! No cover charge. Fun starts at 7:30 pm. The NYE celebration will kick off with two balloon drops, the first one at 8:00 p.m., perfect for the kids, and the second at midnight. Read more about New Year's Eve at Pinstripes
Dazzling entertainment awaits with enchanting carriage rides, seasonal beverages, lite bites, and even a real-life reindeer. With complimentary nourishing hand massages from Anda Spa, it’s safe to say a kiss under the mistletoe is underway.
- Sleight of Hand Magician, Steven Paul Carlson
- Holiday Pianist
- The Hitching Post Carriage Rides
- Complimentary Spiked Cider, Hot Chocolate Station, and Appetizers
The Southdale YMCA in Edina, a leading nonprofit dedicated to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, will partner with St. Paul Peterson, a renowned musician and six-year Southdale YMCA board member, to host a Night of Classic Rock at Dakota in downtown Minneapolis on November 26. Read more about A Night of Classic Rock
Inviting Boos big and small to Tiny Diner's Spooktacular Halloween Party!
What to Expect
• Family Friendly
• Monster-Themed Games
• Live Music
• Face Painting
• Free Hot Cider & Healthy Snacks
• Build-Your-Own Mask or Super Hero Cape w/ Mobile Menders
• Family Dinner Specials
• Scary Stories in the Play Hive
Need a last minute costume? Make a mask or superhero cape with the wonderful volunteers from Mobile Menders.
Live music by Mrs Pinky and the Great Fox and Red Eye Ruby! Read more about Tiny Diner Boo Bash
Sample both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, enjoy views of downtown and the river, and live music, food vendors, vote for “Best of Fest” and leave with a commemorative tasting glass. Read more about Autumn Brew Review